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Holidays for the Year 2015

The American Embassy will observe the following American and local holidays in 2015.

January  1 (Thursday) New Year's Day American
January 5 (Monday) In lieu of Holy Prophet's Birthday Local
January 15 (Thursday) Tamil Thai Pongal Day Local
January 19 (Monday) Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. American
February 4 (Wednesday) National Day Local
February 16 (Monday) Washington's Birthday American
April 3
Bak Full Moon Poya Day/Good Friday Local
April 13
Day prior to Sinhala and Tamil New Year Day Local
April 14 (Tuesday) Sinhala and Tamil New Year Day Local
May 1
May Day Local
May 4
Day following Vesak Full Moon Poya Day Local
May 25 (Monday) Memorial Day American
June 2
Poson Full Moon Poya Day  Local
July 3 (Friday) Independence Day American
September 7 (Monday) Labor Day American
October 12 (Monday) Columbus Day American
November 11 (Wednesday) Veteran's Day American
November 26 (Thursday) Thanksgiving Day American
December 24 (Thursday) Holy Prophet's Birthday/Unduvap Full Moon Poya Day Local
December 25 (Friday) Christmas Day American